publication . Article . 2017

Mixed care for elderly people in spain and france: a comparative analysis

Camacho Ballesta, José Antonio; Minguela Recover, María Ángeles;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Expert Projects Publishing House
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
The aim of this paper is to make a comparative analysis of the factors influencing the receipt of mixed care in over 65’s in France and Spain who receive informal care. As a data source we used the SHARE w4 for 2011. We applied binary logistic regression models for the analysis of the factors predicting the use of mixed care. The main results are gender is a significant factor in Spain but not in France. The income and the receipt of additional regular state subsidies or benefits increase the use of mixed care in both countries. Our findings suggest that the dynamics of spatial proximity to their social network are different. In France the social network is more...
Subjects
free text keywords: Mixed care, Informal care, Social networks, Proximity, Gender
Related Organizations
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EC| SHARE-PREP
Project
SHARE-PREP
Upgrading the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe – preparatory phase
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 211909
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP4 | INFRA
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NIH| RAND CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF AGING
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 5P30AG012815-10
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING
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NIH| Health and Retirement Study Yrs 23-28
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 3U01AG009740-24S2
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING
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NIH| FINANCIAL STATUS--RETIREMENT SAVING PROGRAMS
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 2P01AG005842-04
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING
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NIH| DEVELOPING AN ISRAELI VERSION OF THE HRS/SHARE PROJECT
Project
  • Funder: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Project Code: 1R21AG025169-01
  • Funding stream: NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING
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